Lily Miller

arts  •  May 1, 2011 10:06 pm

Column: Take big bites

I am inspired by only a few well-known figures, but you would be wrong in assuming that I am most inspired by Giada De Laurentiis or Julia Child.

arts  •  Apr 18, 2011 10:46 pm

Column: Learning from Dora

  When I was a little girl, I grew up in Whiting, Ind., a small town on the northwestern-most point of the state. My parents moved there after getting married but had problems fitting in and being accepted by the neighbors and townspeople for reasons none of us really understand.

arts  •  Apr 11, 2011 10:47 pm

Column: Pardon yourself from pizza

I have a terrible confession to share with all of you: I used to really hate pizza. Part of this stems from moving at a younger age and relying on the local pizza joint in town for a few months. I got really sick of pizza really quickly.

arts  •  Apr 4, 2011 11:25 pm

Column: Strawberry frosting forever

Strawberries. If I could get away with typing a smiley face throughout this column I would, because I can only smile when I think about strawberries.

arts  •  Mar 28, 2011 10:34 pm

Column: Get heated up

Within my dad’s personal office, there is a book. Typically it stands tall and upright alongside our cookbooks in our bookshelves in the dining room, but this past weekend it lay on his desk, amidst work notes and papers. It is a chili cookbook, and I absolutely adore it.

arts  •  Mar 21, 2011 9:32 pm

Column: A jones for Julie and Julia

There are two large posters hanging in my room: one of Bob Dylan that everyone has from the poster sale and a movie poster of “Being Julia.” But my other, smaller posters seem to overwhelm the two largest.

arts  •  Mar 7, 2011 10:20 pm

Column: Food for thought

There are two words that I absolutely dread during the academic year: midterms and finals.

arts  •  Feb 28, 2011 10:33 pm

Column: Cuisine, careers and questions

What does it mean to be a food journalist?  I’ve been asking myself this question frequently as of late because I have hit my junior-year rut.

arts  •  Feb 21, 2011 10:40 pm

Column: Beefing up on burgers

I love burgers probably more than I should. What’s not to like?So much food is related in some degree to the hamburger. It’s essentially become an American phenomenon. After all, what’s more American than the hamburger?

arts  •  Jan 24, 2011 9:06 pm

Column: Ode to steak

I have a slightly gross story to share with you. Don’t worry, it’s actually relevant to my column this week.

arts  •  Jan 17, 2011 9:15 pm

Comfort of a cookbook

This past Christmas, I did not receive a Kindle like nearly everyone else on my friends list on Facebook who exclaimed their joy for small electronics.

arts  •  Jan 10, 2011 10:03 pm

Old habits, new year

As it is the new year, ’tis the season for everyone to make New Year’s resolutions. I bet you can guess where I’m going with this — I’m going to talk about the typical resolution to lose weight.

arts  •  Nov 30, 2010 11:30 pm

Giving back to Bloomington

Food columnist Lily Miller discusses being thankful during the holiday season and giving back to the community.

arts  •  Nov 17, 2010 12:13 am

Tasty Accidents

Food columnist Lily Miller discusses how crop misfortune and unhappy customers can lead to the happiest, tastiest accidents.

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